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11<version>1.20</version> 11<version>1.20</version>
12<date>November 4, 2004</date> 12<date>November 4, 2004</date>
280This is a small, no-nonsense, bootable CD which sole purpose is to boot the 280This is a small, no-nonsense, bootable CD which sole purpose is to boot the
281system, prepare the networking and continue with the Gentoo installation. It 281system, prepare the networking and continue with the Gentoo installation. It
282does not contain any stages (or, in some cases, a single stage1 file), 282does not contain any stages (or, in some cases, a single stage1 file),
283source code or precompiled packages. For example the sparc64 variant of this 283source code or precompiled packages. For example the sparc64 variant of this
284LiveCD can be found in the <path>sparc64/</path> subdirectory and is called 284LiveCD can be found in the <path>sparc64/</path> subdirectory and is called
285<c>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.1.iso</c>. 285<c>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.3.iso</c>.
286</p> 286</p>
287 287
288<table> 288<table>
289<tr> 289<tr>
290 <th>Minimal LiveCD</th> 290 <th>Minimal LiveCD</th>
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323<p> 323<p>
324Gentoo's Universal LiveCD is a bootable CD suitable to install Gentoo without 324Gentoo's Universal LiveCD is a bootable CD suitable to install Gentoo without
325networking. It contains a stage1 and stage3 tarballs (optimized for the 325networking. It contains a stage1 and stage3 tarballs (optimized for the
326sparc architecture). For example the sparc64 variant of this CD is called 326sparc architecture). For example the sparc64 variant of this CD is called
327<c>install-sparc64-universal-2004.1.iso</c> and can be found in the 327<c>install-sparc64-universal-2004.3.iso</c> and can be found in the
328<path>sparc64/</path> subdirectory. 328<path>sparc64/</path> subdirectory.
329</p> 329</p>
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331<p> 331<p>
332If you take a closer look into the directories you will see 332If you take a closer look into the directories you will see
334bootable) only contains precompiled packages and can be used to install software 334bootable) only contains precompiled packages and can be used to install software
335after a succesfull Gentoo Installation. To install Gentoo, you only 335after a succesfull Gentoo Installation. To install Gentoo, you only
336need the Universal LiveCD, but if you want OpenOffice.org, Mozilla, KDE, GNOME 336need the Universal LiveCD, but if you want OpenOffice.org, Mozilla, KDE, GNOME
337etc. without having to compile every single one of them, you need the Packages 337etc. without having to compile every single one of them, you need the Packages
338CD too. Such a Packages CD for sparc64 is called 338CD too. Such a Packages CD for sparc64 is called
339<c>packages-sparc64-2004.1.iso</c>. 339<c>packages-sparc64-2004.3.iso</c>.
340</p> 340</p>
341 341
342<p> 342<p>
343You only need the Packages CD if you want to perform a stage3 with GRP 343You only need the Packages CD if you want to perform a stage3 with GRP
344installation. 344installation.
389</p> 389</p>
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391<p> 391<p>
392Visit one of our <uri 392Visit one of our <uri
393link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to 393link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to
394<path>releases/sparc/2004.1/livecd</path> where the LiveCD(s) of 394<path>releases/sparc/2004.3/livecd</path> where the LiveCD(s) of
395your choice are located. Inside the subdirectories <path>sparc32/</path> and 395your choice are located. Inside the subdirectories <path>sparc32/</path> and
396<path>sparc64/</path> you'll find so-called ISO-files. 396<path>sparc64/</path> you'll find so-called ISO-files.
397Those are full CD images which you can write on a CD-R. 397Those are full CD images which you can write on a CD-R.
398</p> 398</p>
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400<p> 400<p>
401In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can 401In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can
402check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as 402check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as
403<path>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5 403<path>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.3.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5
404checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri 404checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri
405link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows. 405link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows.
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